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Institution Profile

StFX University is one of Canada's oldest and most prestigious universities located in Antigonish, Nova Scotia and is consistently ranked the best undergraduate university in Canada. StFX prides itself in being a community-oriented campus that provides students to succeed academically, professionally, and socially. StFX is known for its exceptional academic programs, co-op education, focus on leadership development and commitment to social justice and community development.


StFX recently ranked #1 in Canada in teaching students to think critically, helping students gain experience for employment, and #1 where professors know you by name. Our small class sizes foster lively debate and discussion where professors inspire you to achieve. Our Office of Internationalization is also #1 in Canada and #6 in the world. Last but certainly not least, upon graduation, students become a part of Canada's strongest alumni network by receiving the iconic X-Ring!

Main Fields of Study

Undergraduate programs in Arts, Science and Business along with bachelor's degrees in Applied Forensic Psychology, Human Kinetics, Nutrition, Nursing, Health, Public Policy and Governance, Climate and Environment and Engineering; Post-Baccalaureate Diplomas in Enterprise IT Management and Artificial Intelligence and Master's programs in Science, Arts and Applied Computer Science.

City, Province

Antigonish, Nova Scotia

Student Population


International Students


Tuition Fees

C$18,000- C$22,000

Scholarship/Financial Aid


September and January (Program dependent)

Application deadline

May 1, 2023

Application Link



Falen Lundrigan


updated July 2023

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